Street Performing (Buskering)

This program allows the opportunity for street performing (buskering) at three City sites:

  • Barker's Island boardwalk from the Marina Drive causeway up to the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve building.  See map.
  • Barker's Island Beach Area
  • Center City Park 1501 Tower Avenue

The Parks & Recreation Commission has approved a policy for buskering.  Click here to review it.
A permit for buskering costs $20 for a four-month season from June 1 to October 1.

Buskering Permit Application

Call Parks and Recreation (715-395-7270) or email:  with additional questions.